Crostyx extend lead after thrashing Haverhill

Crostyx ladies extended their lead at the top of the league

Crostyx ladies extended their lead at the top of the league

First published in Latest Sport
Last updated

Crostyx ladies extended their advantage at the top of East Division 2C to four points with a resounding 4-0 win over Haverhill on Saturday.

Ciara Newell didn’t take long to break the deadlock, finishing off a silky run down the left with a well-placed finish into the bottom right-hand corner of the goal.

Crostyx were on top and doubled their lead before half-time from a well-rehearsed short corner which saw Alys Hackett find the net.

Haverhill responded well at the start of the second period but Donna Blockley and Keeley Pratt defended well to keep their opponents at bay.

Eventually it was Crostyx who scored next as Laura Feldman added a third with a clever finish before Carrie Curtis won a goal-line scramble to add a fourth.

Crostyx face second-placed Sudbury away on Saturday in a crucial match in the fight for first.

Crostyx men’s survival hopes were dented on Saturday as they lost 3-0 to Bishop’s Stortford in the battle of the bottom two in East Premier B.

Stortford remain the only team beneath Crostyx in the table but both sides are now level on seven points.

Crostyx have another relegation battle on Saturday when they host Cambridge City Seconds, who are one place and five points ahead in the table.

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree